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So here it is again, Valentine’s Day – the day that many single people dread and where couples go crazy trying to fin..
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02/01/2016
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If you sell items online, watch out for this con.
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01/27/2016
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It’s National Data Privacy Day! Businesses protect your customers!
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01/18/2016
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BBB Serving Metro Atlanta, Athens & Northeast Georgia issues the following warning for consumers to be cautious when buying products sold by Hisense USA, a subsidiary of the Hisense Company Ltd., headqu..
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01/15/2016
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The IRS will begin accepting tax returns on January 19 this year, although many tax software companies will accept tax returns earlier in January and submit them to the IRS when processing systems open.
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01/12/2016
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Our nonprofit Foundation was started 30 years ago as a way to educate the public with regard to consumer transactions and to provide them with arbitration service. Over the years, the business side of t..
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01/09/2016
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It’s January so who’s thinking about weddings? Brides!!!! Most weddings take at least six months to plan. And with June being one of the most popular months for weddings, couples need to begin planning ..
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01/06/2016
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This scam has an ironic twist. It’s a phishing email that claims to be an update to your email service to protect against scam emails. Who says scammers don’t have a sense of humor?
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01/04/2016
NEWS RELEASE
BBB says consumers can protect themselves from criminal activity, fraud and unethical marketplace practices by adding a few resolutions to their list for 2016.
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12/16/2015
NEWS RELEASE
If you’re driving or flying this holiday season to visit family and friends, you’ll most likely not only have your smartphone, but your laptop, tablet or other smart devices with you.
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12/16/2015
NEWS RELEASE
IRS scam in U.S., CRA scam in Canada account for nearly a quarter of all reports by consumers to new BBB Scam Tracker.
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